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This property allows you to book online with a credit card. After submitting a reservation request, the owner or manager has 24 hours to accept, at which time your card will be charged and you will receive an email confirmation

Recent Northern Virginia reviews

  • Perfect setting

    "This is exactly what we were hoping for and it even surpassed our expectations. The cabin has everything you need- grill, cooking utensils, etc. All we had to bring was the food. We had only two people and one dog, but there was an extra room with bunk beds so it would have fit a family just fine. Very dog friendly. Ours had a blast running around the property- which was the perfect amount of room for her to run around. The owner is extremely friendly and helpful- she recommended a few wineries and we were able to bring the dog and enjoy a great afternoon- all within about 3 miles of the cabin. No cell service or wifi but it was actually really great not to have those distractions. Deck in front is perfect- plenty of room, big table with an umbrella that provided a great amount of shade, hammock. Just a really great setting and only 1.5 hours from DC. Highly recommend!"
    Guest: Lindsey S. Date of Stay: July 2014 Review Submitted: July 28, 2014
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  • A great value for the price and for the DC area.

    "We selected the Cottage because we wanted to be near Old Town, Alexandria. The price was exceptional compared to local hotels. We also wanted the ability to make some of our own meals rather than eat out all the time. In terms of being a great value for the price, the Cottage is hard to beat. The description of the Cottage is very accurate and you should set your expectations accordingly. The Cottage is not luxurious, but it is clean, quiet, and has everything you need to be comfortable. It is fine for two people. The upstairs bedroom has enough space when the daybed is closed. The daybed is trundle style; once you pull it out to full king-size, it does take up most of the room, so just be prepared for that. Still, the bed itself is very comfortable. The adjoining bathroom is small but adequate, with a great shower and a window overlooking a nice yard. A winding staircase leads down to a fully equipped kitchen and a small table for two. The downstairs also offers access to the backyard. The property is well maintained. You have your own separate entrance and a parking space right outside the door, which is a real plus. Located in a lovely, quiet residential area, the Cottage is an enjoyable 10-minute walk through a nice neighborhood to reach King Street. We did it several times in the evenings and felt perfectly safe. You will be at the end of King Street, right near the Metro stop, which is the best way to get around DC. There is also a Metro transportation office next door to the Embassy Suites hotel across the street from the station. Here you can get day passes for the Metro, a good idea if you plan to make multiple stops around town. One of the best services offered by Alexandria is the free trolley that runs along King Street all the way to the waterfront. Hop on and off anytime until about 10 PM. It will save you a lot of walking. Needless to say, the shops and restaurants along King Street and close by are wonderful, and it is so much nicer to stay in this quaint village-like area rather than in downtown DC or other nearby cities. Here's a tip: If you're a Crate and Barrel fan, there is a Crate and Barrel outlet store not far from the King Street Metro. Jack is a gracious host. He leaves goodies for you in the refrigerator and provides lots of information about local sights, restaurants, etc. There are plenty of TV channels, as well as DVDs and books. The Cottage is a great cost-effective alternative to an expensive hotel room."
    Guest: Barry S. Date of Stay: March 2015 Review Submitted: April 18, 2015
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  • Wonderful

    "We had a wonderful stay in this house. We were with 3 couples from the Netherlands. It was an amazing house in a wonderful setting. If we had the opportunity, we certainly would rent this house again."
    Guest: Reagis L. Date of Stay: April 2015 Review Submitted: April 16, 2015
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  • Adorable!

    "We did not get to spend enough time in this house since we were out playing most of the time. Everyone was comfortable and we loved everything about the house. I want to come back right away with my family and stay for longer. Loved that we could walk to dinner, brunch, and yoga."
    Guest: Ashley M. Date of Stay: April 2015 Review Submitted: April 21, 2015
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